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Landslide closes Essex rail route

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Greater Anglia has suspended all train services Clacton-On-Sea and Colchester due to a landslide last night.

The landslip between Alresford and Great Bentley means that all are blocked, with disruption expected.

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In a statement, Greater Anglia said: “Network Rail engineers have assessed the affected area and have deemed it unsafe for trains to run.

“Until works have been completed and engineers are satisfied with the works and deemed it safe, train services will be suspended.”

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